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Find out about the East Area Plan! https://www.denvergov.org/content/denvergov/en/community-planning-and-development/planning-and-design/Neighborhood_Planning_Initiative/Planning-Areas/East_Area_Plan.html @DenverCPD #eastcolfaxNBHD #eastcolfax #DenverCPD
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Here are the 3 Vision Elements the East Area Plan Steering Committee Worked on Tonight at the Molkery in Historic Montclair Neighborhood. What will we see our area look like in 2040, not how we will get their, but the vision. Vision Element: Strong and Authentic Neighborhoods: +Land Use +Development Intensity +Urban Design, Character, and Historic +Preservation Vision Element: Economically Diverse and Vibrant: +Business vitality, mix and type +Employment and education options +Financial health of residents Vision Element:Environmentally Resilient: +Vegetation, trees and green infrastructure +Clean energy, waste management +Climate change resilience In April, we’ll be discussing the other 3 Vision Elements: Vision Element: Well Connected, Safe and Accessible Places: +Multi-modal mobility +Parking Vision Element: Equitable, Affordable and Inclusive: +Housing affordability Vision Element: Healthy and Active: +Access to fresh food, recreation, and healthcare services +Crime and safety
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Input on the Vision of the East Colfax Neighborhood What Ideas do you have for these vision elements? The east area plan between Colorado Boulevard and Yosemite is currently working on vision elements for the future of our connected neighborhoods. A vision element, includes the following: Future oriented Likely to lead to a better future for the community – that is, it fits the community’s history and culture; Reflects the community’s values; Sets standards of excellence; Clarifies the community’s purpose and direction; Inspires enthusiasm and commitment; Below I’ve listed the 6 Vision Elements and the main topics within them, that we are working on. Please email your ideas and suggestions so we can share them with the steering committee. You can email us at: EastColfaxNeighborhood@gmail.com Here are the 6 Vision Elements we are working on. The first 3 we will discuss tomorrow. Vision Element: Strong and Authentic Neighborhoods: +Land Use +Development Intensity +Urban Design, Character, and Historic +Preservation Vision Element: Economically Diverse and Vibrant: +Business vitality, mix and type +Employment and education options +Financial health of residents Vision Element:Environmentally Resilient: +Vegetation, trees and green infrastructure +Clean energy, waste management +Climate change resilience In April, we’ll be discussing the other 3 Vision Elements: Vision Element: Well Connected, Safe and Accessible Places: +Multi-modal mobility +Parking Vision Element: Equitable, Affordable and Inclusive: +Housing affordability Vision Element: Healthy and Active: +Access to fresh food, recreation, and healthcare services +Crime and safety Check out the PowerPoint Presentation from the last meeting in February: http://www.denvergov.org/content/dam/denvergov/Portals/646/documents/planning/Plans/East_Area_Plan/East_Area_Plan_Steering_Committee_meeting8_presentation.pdf The East Area Plan Site: http://www.denvergov.org/content/denvergov/en/community-planning-and-development/planning-and-design/Neighborhood_Planning_Initiative/Planning-Areas/East_Area_Plan.html
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Working our our Sustainable Neighborhood agenda for 2018!
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The East ColfaxNeighborhood Association has joined Pinterest! https://www.pinterest.com/eastcolfaxneighborhood/ #EastColfax #EastColfaxNeighborhood #EastColfaxNBHD
A tribute to Denver’s historic neon signs. “Save the Signs” is a local group whose aim is to preserve these vintage works of art. Check out these great videos! Watch “Neon Denver” on Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/100174623?ref=em-share Watch “One Day in Denver: Save the Signs” on Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/95766495?ref=em-share Follow and Check out the Save the Signs social media: https://www.facebook.com/SaveTheSignsOnColfax/ https://www.twitter.com/SaveTheSigns https://www.facebook.com/story.php?story_fbid=1612112805541092&id=100002271653305&_rdr Save the Signs ColfaxAvenue.com Colfax Museum Historic Route 40
The Abbey Tavern — Noon to 10 p.m. Starting at noon on the outdoor stage enjoy music, pipe bands and Irish dancing. 5151 E. Colfax Ave., Denver.This article has 8 other Denver locations (Show)
St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Denver — 9:30 a.m. The route starts at 19th and Wynkoop then proceeds down Wynkoop to 17th, south to Blake and then marches down Blake to...
...with live bands, outdoor bars, and three food trucks. 21+ only after 4 p.m. 1901 Wazee St. (just south of Coors Field), Denver...
American Legion Post 193 — 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. $10 (at the door only). St Patrick’s Day Dance with music by Los Martinez Bros. To reserve seating, call Paige at 720-273-7334. 5110 Morrison Rd. Denver.
Baker Street Pub & Grill — 11 a.m. to Sunday 2 a.m. Live Music by Josh Blackburn, DJ and 6 Million Dollar Band. Green beer, food and lots of fun. 7260 W. Alaska Dr., Lakewood.
...a Blood Red Sky (U2 tribute band) headlines. $5 admission benefits Make A Wish Foundation. 1201 E. Colfax Ave., Denver...
Scruffy Murphy’s Irish Pub — Scruff’s is located two blocks off the Parade route. Opens at 7 a.m. There will be step dancers, live music on two stages, three bars, a heated beer tent on Murphy’s back patio, corned beef, whiskey, plenty of libation. 2030 Larimer St., Denver.
Sheabeen’s Irish Pub — Doors open at 9 a.m. 2300 S. Chambers Rd., Aurora. Showing of the movie “The Quiet Man” at 10 a.m. At noon, enjoy corned beef & cabbage. Live music starts at 12:30 p.m., also step dancers, pipe band. Cover charge starting at 3 p.m.
ViewHouse Ballpark — Shenanigans begin on Saturday with post-parade performances by Michael Collins Pipes and Drums and Potcheen (2 p.m. to 6 p.m.). Irish food specials and green beer. 2015 Market St., Denver.
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But he’s not cutting all ties to the building at 5410 East Colfax Avenue, where Solera currently resides. Sorensen owns the property and is leasing the space to Christopher Nicki, who will open Hank’s Texas Barbecue later this summer.
Denver Public Schools Student Equity & Opportunity Outreach & Enrollment To refer anyone that needs assistance and one-on-one appoints to enroll or re-enroll for support 720.423.3661 firstname.lastname@example.org -doctor visits -dental service -vision care -mental health -prescriptions -cash assistance -SNAP nutrition program
The Sports Station is located in an odd no-man's-land somewhere between Lowry, East Colfax Avenue and Havana Street, which pretty much encapsulates the vibe of the bar.
Quince Essential Coffee House
Burger King Neon Sign that once stood on East Colfax between Yosemite & Alton Street in 1973. Save the Signs
East Colfax Neighborhood History January 01, 1958 Sloppy Sailing in East Denver Cars churn up the water in a quick-forming pond at Mont-view Blvd. and Wabash St. late Saturday afternoon after a brief, violent rainstorm dumped more the a quarter-inch of moisture in the area. Credit: Denver Post.
Coming through the East Colfax Neighborhood in May 2018 http://www.runcolfax.org/races/half-marathon/
Debate over 2030 Olympics bid http://www.9news.com/mobile/article/news/local/debate-over-2030-olympics-bid/73-527534980 (Via 9NEWS)
Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games Exploratory meeting presentation last Tuesday. http://www.denvergov.org/content/dam/denvergov/Portals/760/Documents/olympics%20presentation.pdf
Farm-to-table sports bar Element on Broadway shutters after less than a year and more Denver-area closures
Solera: 5410 E. Colfax Ave., Denver, 303-388-8429; solerarestaurant.com; closing March 31
Read this if you both like to procrastinate and participate in Colorado's political process http://www.9news.com/mobile/article/news/local/next/read-this-if-you-both-like-to-procrastinate-and-participate-in-colorados-political-process/73-526126766 (Via 9NEWS)
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EveryBlock collects 20 types of news in Denver — including articles, real estate listings, meetups and conversations neighbors are having — and organizes it by location. Here is all the recent news and discussion near 5300-5398 E. 17th Ave.